Condom promotion campaigns have been successful in sub-Saharan Africaincrease in the use increase in the use of condoms by young, sexually active single women in Africa was reported south of the Sahara, according to an article in this week’s issue of The Lancet. The study found that most women who reported using a condom declared pregnancy prevention as a reason. The authors therefore suggest that condoms can be promoted the emphasis was on the focus was on pregnancy prevention rather than prevention of sexually transmitted diseases.
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